Telehandler Beginner - 2 day
This face-to-face course is for anyone who wishes to learn how to operate a telescopic materials handler (also known as telehandler or Manitou) including general maintenance and start-up procedures, changing the attachment, load charts, load characteristics, safe operation, reporting procedures and shut down procedures.
This 2 day course is recommended for people with no previous experience safely operating a telehandler.
Units of Competency
Language, Literacy and Numeracy Requirements
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By the end of this course students will be able to:
Plan and prepare to operate the telehandler
Conduct pre-start checks
Interpret load characteristics and charts
Operate the telehandler using the forks and bucket attachment
Attach, secure, lift, carry and place loads and materials
Select, fit and remove attachments
Clean and maintain the machine
Shut down the telehandler.